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Finnair and Lego nominated for EuroCham Singapore’s Sustainability Award 2020

The European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore presented on 8 October 2020 the companies nomitaed for the EuroCham Sustainability Awards 2020: Evonik / DEMEGroup / SwissRe / Finnair / wbcsd / Lego / EQUINIX / Keppel Corporation Award Announcement is planned to be on 17 November 2020 at 4-6pm Singapore Time.

Danish Deputy Head of Mission invited to the launch event by Thailand’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs

On 1 October 2020 the Danish Deputy Head of Mission, Ingrid Dahl-Madsen, was invited to the launch event of Thailand NOW application endorsed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at Siam Center Department Store in Bangkok. Thailand NOW is a new platform providing variety of updated information in English about Thailand covering areas such as…

Embassy of Sweden in Manila invites to ‘The Economic Benefits of LGBT’ online Forum

The Swedish Embassy in Manila introduced their panelists for The Economic Benefits of LGBT+ Inclusion Online Forum to take place on 15 October 2020. Marixi Carlos is the Managing Director at Accenture Intelligent Operations in the Philippines. She is the Inclusion and Diversity Lead, helping strengthen and accelerate the company’s efforts towards a more inclusive…

Doerscircle: new platform and solutions for self-employed – entrepreneurs, freelancers

At last, a new start-up that delivers 360-degree solutions and solves the pain points of freelancers and the self-employed – a group of people that Doerscircle call Independent Doers. Danish Helle Priess is the brainchild behind this highly relevant concept. ‘What took this so long?’ was my first thought when I came across the Doerscircle…

Malaysian Danish Business Council invites to Malaysian Ringgit outlook webinar

MDBC and MBLBC together with CIMB, MFBC and MNBC are pleased to invite you for a webinar addressing the outlook for the Malaysian ringgit. This year saw the Malaysian ringgit among the worst performing Asian currencies as it faced political and economic headwinds and a volatile exchange market fueled by the lingering covid-19 pandemic. Yet…

Meet your new financial management assistant Kidbrooke

On 23 September 2020, the Nordic Innovation House Hong Kong introduced the latest on Nordic innovation. Kidbrooke provides B2B automated financial analytics, designed to lower the cost of providing wealth management services without compromising on performance. Their APIs power digital wealth offerings across a wide variety of financial institutions; from established incumbents to aspiring FinTechs.…

The Finnish Consul General expressed concern for banks amid growing China-US tension

Consul General of Finland in Hong Kong and Macao Ms Johanna Karanko is in the news in Finland on 3 September 2020. “The struggle between the United States and China in Hong Kong will turmoil the operations of Finnish companies as well. “Sanctions for banks are of the biggest concern”, said Ms Johanna Karanko. “Most…

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) appoints Erik Berglof the first Chief Economist

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) President Jin Liqun announced that Erik Berglof has been appointed the Bank’s first Chief Economist, effective 1 September 2020. As head of the Economics Department, he will set the vision and strategy for the Department and lead the planning, implementation and supervision of its work plan in support of…

Nordic Innovation House invites related companies to join Smart Cities Programme 2020 Webminar

The Nordic Innovation House Singapore (NIH-SG) invites Smart City related companies to join the next virtual event happening on 26 August 2020. As part of the Smart Cities Virtual Market Entry Programme – Singapore 2020, Nordic Innovation House Singapore (NIH-SG) welcomes Nordic smart cities companies to an online introductory session with our programme partners –…

The Norwegian Business Association Singapore invites Fintech fans to join their Webminar on 13 August 2020

The Norwegian Business Association Singapore invites Fintech fans to join their upcoming Webminar event on 13 August 2020. The invitation said: NBAS would like to invite you to our upcoming webinar on Super Apps – The Future of FinTech, sponsored by DNB Check out our incredible panel, and join us on the 13th of August,…